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卖 mài: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 2

卖 (mài) English Meaning

  • to sell
  • to betray
  • to spare no effort
  • to show off or flaunt

Traditional Character:  

This character forms words in:

Sample Sentences

  • 我卖的鲜花。
    Wǒ mài de xiānhuā.
    I sell flowers.
  • 我卖的两朵花。
    Wǒ mài de liǎng duǒ huā.
    I sold two flowers.
  • 我下午去卖车。
    Wǒ xiàwǔ qù mài chē.
    I’m going to go sell my car this afternoon.
  • 这里只卖女鞋。
    Zhèlǐ zhǐ mài nǚ xié.
    They only sell women’s shoes here.
  • 这价儿我不卖。
    Zhè jià ér wǒ bù mài.
    I can’t sell it at this price.
  • 他们这儿啥都卖。
    Tāmen zhè’er shà dōu mài.
    They sell everything here.

Stroke Order & Character Components

hsk 2 mai
  •  (shí): ten
  •  (mǎi): to buy; to purchase

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 卖

HSK 2 Word List

  • 卖(mài):  to sell; to betray; to spare no effort; to show off or flaunt

HSK 6 Word List

  • 出卖(chū mài):  to offer for sale; to sell; to sell out or betray
  • 贩卖(fàn mài):  to sell; to peddle; to traffic

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

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